Director of Tennis Balboa Tennis Club since 1989
Balboa Tennis Club is a 25 court, public facility with 1500
Past President of the San Diego District Tennis Association
20 year board member of the SDDTA
Past President of the USPTA San Diego Division
Board member for last 20 years. Currently Vice President
27 year member of the USPTA
In 4th year as a Board Member of the Southern
California Tennis Association
Twice San Diego District Tennis Association Pro of the Year. 1993 and 2013.
USPTA San Diego Division Pro of the Year. 2006
2011 Channel 10 Leadership Award winner for efforts to bring
tennis to wounded warriors around the country
USTA/USPTA National Community Service Award 2012
SCTA Community Service Award 2013
In 4th year of offering tennis clinics to the
wounded warriors at the Balboa Naval Hospital
In May, 2011, with colleagues, Steve Kappes, Spike Lowndes,
Marla Knox and M A Hillier, put on the first ever Wounded Warrior Tennis Camp
at the Balboa Tennis Club in San Diego. Beginning with a $15,000 grant from the US
Olympic Committee, we raised another $20,000 in order to invite a very large
group of Warriors for a 4 day tennis camp and tournament. We paid for transportation, lodging, food and
entertainment for around 60 people. Huge
success and we are already planning for 2013.
Tennis Fest founder in the year 1999. 1000 participants, 25 courts of instruction
for all ages and levels and 80 volunteer pros every year
Oversees a program with 4 courts of constant adult and junior
private lessons and clinics.
Staff of 10 pros.
10 and Under Tennis enthusiast. All 4 teaching courts painted and programs
going very well.
USPTA is United States Professional Tennis Association. USTA
is United States Tennis Association.
SCTA is Southern California Tennis Association.